Caroline Yang - Singapore Shipping Association

Industry Performance Award Judge

Ms Caroline Yang started her career with Hong Lam Marine Pte Ltd as their in-housecounsel in 1991 and was appointed as Executive Director in 2002. In her current role asChief Executive, she oversees the Legal and Human Resources functions.

Ms Yang graduated with L.L.B. Honours (University of London) and B.A. Honours (NationalUniversity of Singapore) in 1990. She was called to the Bar of England and Wales in1992. She subsequently passed Bar Exams of Singapore in 1992 and called to the Bar ofSingapore in 1995. She is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law.

Ms Yang has close to 30 years of experience in the shipping industry. In 2019, Ms Yangwas elected as the President of Singapore Shipping Association (SSA), becoming the firstfemale president to helm the Association since its inception in 1985. Currently serving asthe President of SSA for a second term, Ms Yang is also one of the four Vice-Chairs of theInternational Chamber of Shipping (ICS). In addition, she is a board member of the Maritimeand Port Authority of Singapore (MPA) and the Singapore Maritime Foundation (SMF).